Cernik Family History

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Cernik Name Meaning

Czech (Cerník) and Slovak (Ciernik): from a diminutive of Cerný ‘black’ (see Cerny).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Cernak, Cerny, Cerna, Chernick, Chernin, Cerney, Bercik, Reznik

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Cernik Family Origin

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Cernik Family Occupations

What did your Cernik ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Cernik occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 100% of Cernik's were Cigar Makers.

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  • Cigar Maker


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Cernik Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Cernik. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cernik census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 395 immigration records available for the last name Cernik. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 363 military records available for the last name Cernik. For the veterans among your Cernik ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cernik Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Cernik life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Cernik in 1960 was 35, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cernik

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